Wayne Harris
1939 - 2023
Wayne Harris
Service Information
Service Date
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Service Time
2:00 PM
Service Location
Bishop's Funeral Home
Requested Charity
NB Heart & Stroke Foundation
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At the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital on Sunday January 15, 2023, Wayne Harris of Fredericton passed away at the age of 83. Born in Fredericton, NB, he was a son of the late George and Clara Marjorie (Ryan) Harris.

Early in his working life, Wayne spent 3 years in the Royal Canadian Air Force, after that he worked for roughly 10 years with Butler Fur Company. He opened Wayne’s Rod & Gun, a hunting and fishing retail store. Upon retirement, he spent many years doing carpentry from his home shop. Wayne loved to hunt, fish & trap. He also enjoyed snowmobiling and wheeling. He also loved his hunting camp in Little River. Wayne was an avid card player and a die-hard Toronto Blue Jays fan.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Lydia; children Kelli Macaulay (David) of Maugerville, Jeff Harris (Jill) of Mazerolle Settlement, Joel Harris of Pepper Creek; grandchildren Tricia, Katie, Bradley, James, Ben, and Ashley; sister Judy Randall (Vernon) of Mazerolle Settlement; brother Jim Harris (Kelly) of Washademoak, NB; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A funeral service will take place at Bishop’s Funeral Home 540 Woodstock Road Fredericton on Wednesday January 18, 2023 at 2:00 pm with Pastor Jason Hinsdale officiating. For those attending the service, the family have requested masks be worn.

For those wishing to make donations, the family have requested remembrances may be made to the NB Heart & Stroke Foundation.


Online Condolences and sharing of memories may be expressed through www.bishopsfuneralhome.com

Wayne Harris